Lecture_2_Reading_A_-_Examples_of_Mission_Statements

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The HK Polytechnic University Our Motto: To learn and to apply, for the benefit of mankind. The above is derived from the Chinese motto, quoted from the great Chinese classic Yijing (Book of Change) and two ancient treatises, one from Han dynasty and the other from pre- Qin times. The original Chinese text can be paraphrased as follows: "Learn every truth and use the knowledge learned to accomplish every task" and "to learn; to serve". Our Vision: To become a 'preferred university' offering 'preferred programmes' and producing 'preferred graduates'. Our Mission: "Academic Excellence in a Professional Context" P rogrammes that are application-oriented and produce graduates who can apply theories in practice. R esearch of an applied nature relevant to industrial, commercial and community needs. I ntellectual and comprehensive development of students within a caring environment. D edicated partnerships with business, industry and the professions. E nabling mature learners to pursue life-long learning. Our Values We recognise and embrace the following values which are fundamental to our success: P eople We value integrity, freedom and creativity of individuals. We take calculated risks. We build teamwork through individual development and by synergistic use of their talents. We provide a caring environment in which students and staff pursue personal and institutional development.
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P erformance We demand good performance and reward excellence in performance. We encourage innovation, practicality, entrepreneurship, and the pursuit of academic and management excellence. P roductivity We treasure the investment the community has made in us and strive to deliver quality results in a most cost-effective manner through a simple management structure, efficient processes, effective "checks-and-balances" and vigorous quality assurance mechanisms. P artnership We, members of the University, are partners in pursuing our shared vision. Together, we are partners of the community sharing common goals and valuing mutual benefits.
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Coca-Cola: Mission, Vision & Values Our mission, vision and values outline who we are, what we seek to achieve, and how we want to achieve it. They provide a clear direction for our Company and help ensure that we are all working toward the same goals. Everything we do is inspired by our enduring Mission : To Refresh the World ...in body, mind, and spirit. To Inspire Moments of Optimism ...through our brands and our actions. To Create Value and Make a Difference ...everywhere we engage. To achieve sustainable growth, we have established a Vision with clear goals: People: Being a great place to work where people are inspired to be the best they can be. Planet:
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This note was uploaded on 02/23/2010 for the course BA SPD4251 taught by Professor Macy during the Spring '10 term at HKUST.

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